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Repetto is a French ballet shoes company. Created in 1947 by Rose Repetto, at the request of her son dancer and choreographer Roland Petit. Customers are claimed to include Maurice Béjart, Rudolf Nureyev, Serge Gainsbourg, Carolyn Carlson, Éric Vu-An and Kirov. The store is Pointe Shoe on Rue de la Paix near the Opera Garnier in Paris.

Today, the Opéra National de Paris, the Opéra de Lyon, the Ballet School of Marseille and even Hillary Clinton are claimed as customers.